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Speaker Paul Ryan, pictured in September, said an executive order to remove birthright citizenship from the United States would be unconstitutional. The remarks from the Wisconsin Republican came after President Trump said in a taped interview that he was considering such an order. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Paul Ryan Dismisses Trump Plan To Void Birthright Citizenship Law By Executive Order

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White House Counsel Don McGahn, who departed his post last week, heads into an August meeting with then-Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I. Confirming the newest Supreme Court justice was a capstone on his tenure. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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